Caption: Dan Rather at event of Miral (2010)
Actor, Producer, Writer
Born: October 31, 1931
Star sign: Scorpio
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: 60 Minutes (1968), The Big Interview with Dan Rather (2013), 48 Hours (1988), CBS Evening News with Dan Rather (1981)
Rather was born in Wharton, Texas and graduated from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, where he wanted to play football. He worked at local radio station KSAM in Huntsville during his college years. Following graduation he worked for radio station KTRK in Houston and went to work for KHOU-TV, the CBS affiliate in Houston. In 1961, he ...